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Jim Lehrer, journalist who co-founded PBS' nightly newscast, dead at 85


The former anchor of PBS NewsHour, has died at the age of 85. Lehrer’s passed away on January 23, 2020. Lehrer was the executive editor and a news anchor for the PBS NewsHour on PBS, known for his role as a debate moderator during U.S. presidential election campaigns. He authored numerous fiction and non-fiction books that drew upon his experience as a newsman, along with his interests in history and politics. 

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